Zurich-based Swiss International Air Lines has
received its first new A330-300. The aircraft is the first of nine
A330-300s ordered in September 2007 to expand the Swiss' medium to long
Powered by Rolls-Royce Trent 772B EP engines,
the carrier's first A330-300 is fitted in an all-new, three-class
layout with a total of 236 seats (183 seats in Economy, 45 in
Business Class and 8 in First Class).
"We are more than pleased to introduce the
eco-efficient A330-300 into our fleet. Its true wide body cabin
combined with our all-new, high-class product increases passenger
appeal, comfort and style, while its outstanding performance
strengthens our competitiveness and reduces the environmental
impact at the same time," said Christoph Franz, CEO of Swiss.
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